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Sunthronitho of Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius on October 26

BHILAI : The ‘Sunthronitho’ of Dr.Joseph Mar Dionysius, Metropolitan of Calcutta Diocese will be held at St Thomas Ashram Chapel, Bhilai on October 26 , 2011. His Holiness Baselios Marthoma Paulose II, Catholicose of the East and Malankara Metropolitan, will be the chief celebrant on the occasion

The venue is blessed with the ‘Tomb’ of Late Lamented Dr.Stephanos Mar Theodosius, the first Bishop of Calcutta Diocese.

Preparations are already begun at the diocesan level for the big event and the grand reception to the supreme head of the Church.

The council members, vicars, the managing committee members, leaders of all spiritual organizations and the parishioners under the Calcutta diocese will attend the ceremony.

The ceremony will be concluded with a public meeting at 11.00 am. The Catholiocs will be the chief guest at the public meeting.

News sent in: Fr.P.S.Varghese, PRO, Calcutta Diocese